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31-keV. Excited State of Aluminium-28

Naturevolume 168pages429430 (1951) | Download Citation



A RECENT accurate magnetic analysis of the proton groups from the reaction 27Al(d,p)28Al by Strait and his collaborators1 showed the presence of an excited state in the residual nucleus of aluminium-28 at 31 ± 2 keV.

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    Strait, E. N., Patter, D. M., Buechner, W. W., and Sperduto, A., Phys. Rev., 81, 747 (1951).

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  1. Department of Natural Philosophy, University of Glasgow, W.2

    • R. D. SMITH
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